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Marshall County, West Virginia


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Statistics & Facts

The West Virginia state capital is Charleston.
The population of Moundsville is approximately 9318 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4,618 (1990), 4016 (2010).
The amount of land area in Moundsville is 7.418 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 1.094 sq kilometers.
The distance from Moundsville to Washington DC is 222 miles.
The distance to the West Virginia state capital is 119 miles. (as the crow flies)
Moundsville is positioned 39.92 degrees north of the equator and 80.74 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in the general Wheeling area
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The Moundsville State Penitentiary. See Moundsville historical events for more information about this attraction and its tours.
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Moundsville City Government

Moundsville Clerk's Office
800 6th St
Moundsville, WV 26041-1925
Phone: 304-845-3394

Moundsville Historical Events

1854 - the Moundsville, West Virginia State Penitentiary was built and was in use up until 1995. This prison operated for over 100 years. Now there are interesting tours of the prison which has much information and facts.

Moundsville Libraries

City-County Public Library
700 5th St
Moundsville, WV 26041-1906
Phone: 304-845-6911

Miracle Valley Regional Library
700 5th St
Moundsville, WV 26041-1906
Phone: 304-845-6911

Moundsville Schools

Superintendent Of Schools Office
2700 4th St
Moundsville, WV 26041-1809
Phone: 304-845-5200

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